Canada weather in January 2020

  • -6°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Canada (Ottawa)-6
    -6°C max day temperature
  • 3 hours of sunshine per day
  • 14 days with some rainfall in January in Canada (Ottawa)14
    14 days with some rainfall
  • -16°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Canada (Ottawa)-16
    -16°C min night temperature
  • 9 hours of daylight per day in January in Canada (Ottawa)9
    9 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in January in Canada (Ottawa)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 59 mm monthly rainfall in January in Canada (Ottawa)59
    59 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 1 (Low) in January in Canada (Ottawa)1
    1 (Low) UV index

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Expect -6°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 3 hours of sunshine per day in Canada in January. Check more long-term weather averages for Canada in January before you book your next holiday to Canada in 2020/2021. The January weather averages shown above are for Ottawa.

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The January weather guide for Canada, represented by Ottawa, shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to Canada weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Canada in January is a very cold -6°C (21°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -16°C (3°F). There are usually 3 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 36% of the 9 hours of daylight.

Expect 59mm (2.3 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 14 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (1 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The weather in Canada in January is represented by Ottawa.

Canada sunrise & sunset times for January 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Canada in January 2020. Select a month to view Canada sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Canada sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Ottawa.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st January 2020 07:43 16:30
Thursday, 2nd January 2020 07:43 16:31
Friday, 3rd January 2020 07:43 16:32
Saturday, 4th January 2020 07:43 16:33
Sunday, 5th January 2020 07:42 16:34
Monday, 6th January 2020 07:42 16:35
Tuesday, 7th January 2020 07:42 16:36
Wednesday, 8th January 2020 07:42 16:37
Thursday, 9th January 2020 07:42 16:38
Friday, 10th January 2020 07:41 16:39
Saturday, 11th January 2020 07:41 16:41
Sunday, 12th January 2020 07:40 16:42
Monday, 13th January 2020 07:40 16:43
Tuesday, 14th January 2020 07:40 16:44
Wednesday, 15th January 2020 07:39 16:46
Thursday, 16th January 2020 07:38 16:47
Friday, 17th January 2020 07:38 16:48
Saturday, 18th January 2020 07:37 16:49
Sunday, 19th January 2020 07:36 16:51
Monday, 20th January 2020 07:36 16:52
Tuesday, 21st January 2020 07:35 16:53
Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 07:34 16:55
Thursday, 23rd January 2020 07:33 16:56
Friday, 24th January 2020 07:32 16:58
Saturday, 25th January 2020 07:31 16:59
Sunday, 26th January 2020 07:31 17:00
Monday, 27th January 2020 07:30 17:02
Tuesday, 28th January 2020 07:29 17:03
Wednesday, 29th January 2020 07:27 17:05
Thursday, 30th January 2020 07:26 17:06
Friday, 31st January 2020 07:25 17:08
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